George Russell hopes to be rewarded with same Bottas loyalty

Sticking with Valtteri Bottas for five years, even in the midst of calls to axe him, George Russell says he “admires” Mercedes’ loyalty to its drivers. Of course he is also hoping that same loyalty applies to him. Russell is stepping up to the big leagues this season, the Briton signed as Bottas’ replacement with the Finn off to Alfa […]

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Would Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes refuse to race under Michael Masi?

Ex-F1 racers Martin Brundle and Johnny Herbert are split on whether Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes will continue in the current Formula 1. Although the 2022 season is fast approaching, Formula 1 still has been unable to shake off the controversy of the 2021 title-decider in Abu Dhabi, with Mercedes and Hamilton feeling robbed of the Drivers’ title due to the […]

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Valtteri Bottas gave it his all at Mercedes to beat Lewis Hamilton

Valtteri Bottas said he could have done no more in his efforts to beat Lewis Hamilton in their time as Mercedes team-mates. Bottas received the call to join Mercedes prior to the 2017 season, following the shock retirement of Nico Rosberg after he had won the 2016 Drivers’ Championship with the team. But in a five-season stint with Mercedes, Bottas […]

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Alain Prost leaves Alpine as major backroom shake-up continues

The departure of Alain Prost from his Alpine advisory role has been announced, with further major changes reportedly coming. Prost’s association with Renault began back in the 1980s having driven for the team between 1981-83, then returning in 2015 as a consultant and ambassador for the Renault team. He took up the non-executive director role with Renault Sport from 2019, […]

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Ferrari latest Formula 1 team to pencil in date for 2022 launch

Ferrari have taken to social media to tell their fans to “save the date” of 17 February for the launch of their 2022 challenger. After two seasons of running what was effectively the same car, but with a host of updates, Ferrari along with their rival teams will introduce a brand new car for the 2022 season. That’s because Formula […]

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John Watson: Public FIA decision-making ‘a consequence of Netflix’

Former F1 driver John Watson feels Netlfix is to blame for FIA decision-making becoming more public in recent times. Throughout the 2021 campaign, the radio messages exchanged between team principals and race director Michael Masi during races were broadcast live for the world to hear. While many felt such a decision by the sport to do so made things more entertaining, […]

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